BRUSSELS, October 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Board of Directors of Euroclear Holding SA / NV takes note of today’s announcement that Intercontinental Exchange, Euroclear shareholder since 2017, has reached an agreement to sell its stake of 9 , 85% to Silver Lake.
In light of this announcement, Euroclear must now comply with the regulatory requirements necessary for such a transaction.
The Euroclear Group is the trusted provider of post-trade services to the financial industry. Euroclear provides settlement and custody of domestic and cross-border securities of bonds, equities and derivatives to investment funds. Euroclear is a proven and resilient capital market infrastructure committed to providing risk mitigation, automation and efficiency at scale for its global client franchise.
The Euroclear group includes Euroclear Bank, CSD International, as well as Euroclear Belgium, Euroclear Finland, Euroclear France, Euroclear Nederland, Euroclear Sweden and Euroclear UK & International. The Euroclear group settled the equivalent of 897 trillion euros securities transactions in 2020, representing 276 million national and cross-border transactions, and held 35,200 billion euros in assets for its clients at the end of June 2021. For more information on Euroclear, visit www .euroclear.com